…a little something… for the ladies.
Why is it that a look that works so well on Batman goes so terribly, terribly wrong for Spidey?
—Amazing Spider-Man #69, 1969
Superboy battles for the future of Babylon in the pages of Adventure Comics #359, available just as Jah intended in Showcase Presents the Legion of Super-Heroes v.3. And while it’s not mentioned in the video, the awesome “Marley Maiden” mashup is a product of the one and only DJ Lobsterdust.
Yes, that is real. And what’s more, it actually came out this week. Even better, it came out in one of the digests, and since everything but the lead story in an Archie digest is a reprint, that means that, unless some clever Dan went in and updated Jughead’s shirt from its original “Where’s The Beef?”, that it may have actually happened in the full-size mags months ago.
Either way, I’m calling it: At only a year and a half since the event being referenced, this is the most current pop-culture reference that Archie Comics have ever made, beating out the same issue’s American Idol joke by a good five years.
The single greatest piece of dialogue in Savage Sword Of Conan v.5:
I dare you* to say that at work tomorrow.
*: Dare not valid if you work at the Renaissance Faire.
The Amazing Spider-Man:
Think About It, Won’t You?